Residents of Williams Bay Homes Beat the Heat with Summertime Fun

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Do your kids have plans for summer? Now that school is out it’s time to figure it out! From summer camps to days on the lake, summer is a time for enjoying friends, family and the outdoors. The great news is that you do not have to go on a long road trip to enjoy some summer fun. There is plenty to do near your McHenry, Poplar Grove, Richmond or Williams Bay home.

Help your kids enjoy their break to its fullest with some of these great activities:

Summer Camps

McHenryCountyoffers a plethora of different summer camp options for your children. With sports, archery and arts & crafts available, summer camp is a pastime that should be experienced by all. One camp on the agenda is the Track & Field Skills Camp which is an opportunity for young athletes to learn or sharpen their track and field skills. Aside from gaining a broader knowledge and skill set, each camper will receive a freecampt-shirt. Another noteworthy day camp is the Creative Arts School Summer Art Camp. Each weekly session has new activities, projects and adventures to offer attendees, so your child can go one, two or as many weeks as they’d like and have a different experience each time. Swimming, playgrounds, hikes, haunted mansion tours and priceless pieces of artwork, this camp offers something for everyone.

Lake Geneva

Nothing goes together quite like summer and a day at the lake. AtLake Geneva, you will be sure to have your own unique experience each time you visit, because there are so many options. Boat cruises, beaches, fishing and live entertainment just begin to scratch the surface of all there is to offer. Bring the kids out for a day onLake GenevaBeach. Lifeguards are on duty from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., so relax by the water and let them play.

Crystal Lake

The 230-acre Crystal Lake is the place to be this summer with fishing, boating and swimming among the activities available. Two beaches, West Beach and Main Beach, are now open with West open 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. daily and Main open 9 a.m. until dusk daily. For those looking to stay on land, the City of Crystal Lake features 1,600 acres of parks and open space that are perfect for throwing a Frisbee, having a picnic or kicking a soccer ball around. Throughout the summer, Crystal Lake also provides FREE entertainment with Concerts in the Park and Movies in the Park.

Whether they’re grabbing their tennis shoes, a beach towel or art supplies, this summer is sure to be a hit with your family.

These activities are just a few options available when you purchase McHenry, Richmond, Poplar Grove or Williams Bay real estate at one of our beautiful communities. For more information our new homes, visit the Gerstad Builders website today.